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King Fahd University Scholarships for Masters and PhD studies in Saudi Arabia 2021 (fully funded)


منحة جامعة الملك فهد

If you want to study in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, apply for the King Fahd University Scholarship, which is offered to international students of various nationalities around the world who wish to have the opportunity to study master's and doctoral degrees in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the academic year 2021-2022. Scholarships help advance your academic and career goals by removing financial barriers in order to cover tuition expenses.

About King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

King Fahd University offers all academic programs including Master of Science, All Sciences, Engineering, Business Administration, Computer Engineering and Science fields for the King Fahd University Scholarship 2020. Females can apply. It also provides a range of logistical, strategic and operational support to emerging Saudi technology companies and entrepreneurs. 

Details of the King Fahd University Scholarship 2021

    Country: The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    University: King Fahd University
    Course Level: Masters, PhD, and Business Administration
    Financial Coverage: Fully Funded
    Deadlines: February 11, 2021 (Fall 2021)

Specializations available in the King Fahd University Scholarship

The Following Degree Programs are available to Study at King Fahd University

Aerospace EngineeringM.Sc.
Applied StatisticsM.Sc.
Architectural EngineeringM.Sc.
Business AdministrationM.B.A.
Chemical EngineeringPh.D., M.Sc.
ChemistryPh.D., M.Sc.
City & Regional PlanningM.C.R.P.
Civil & Environmental EngineeringPh.D., M.Sc.
Computer EngineeringPh.D., M.Sc.
Computer NetworksM.Sc.
Computer SciencePh.D., M.Sc.
Construction Engineering & ManagementM.Sc.
Electrical EngineeringPh.D., M.Sc.
Environmental SciencesM.Sc.
GeologyPh.D., M.Sc.
Industrial & Systems EngineeringPh.D., M.Sc.
​Information Assurance & Security​M.Sc.
Life SciencesM.Sc.
Materials Science & EngineeringM.Sc.
Mathematical SciencesPh.D., M.Sc.
Mechanical EngineeringPh.D., M.Sc.
Medical PhysicsM. Med. Phys.
Petroleum EngineeringPh.D., M.Sc.
PhysicsPh.D., M.Sc.
Software EngineeringM.Sc.
Systems & Control EngineeringPh.D., M.Sc.
Telecommunication EngineeringM.Sc.                

Funding provided in the King Fahd University Scholarship

King Fahd University offers a full scholarship to study in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for all local and international students. Check out the scholarship benefits below.
Free tuition fee

A monthly stipend to cover living expenses.

 Free furnished, air-conditioned housing.

Basic medical care.

Free textbooks.

A prepaid air ticket for the initial travel to Dammam at the start of the contract, and a return ticket after completion of class (for RA and Lecturers-B).

Subsidized meals in the university cafeteria.

An opportunity to engage with university faculty members in writing research and books

Projects funded by the university.

Other benefits are also available according to university policy.

Conditions for applying for the King Fahd University Scholarship

For master's programs:

    The applicant must have a bachelor's degree
    GPA of 3.00 or higher on a 4.00 scale or equivalent, and a GPA of 3.00 in the major subject area.

For the PhD. Programs:

   The applicant must have a master's degree (after a four-year bachelor's degree)
    A GPA of at least 3.00 on a 4.00 scale or equivalent in both BS and MS.

Master of Business Administration:

    A four-year Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.
    A GPA of no less than 3.00 on a 4.00 scale or equivalent.
    At least one college-wide calculus course that covers both calculus and integration.
    Working knowledge of computers as evidenced by at least one course in this field (such as data processing, programming, information systems, etc.)

At least one year of full-time work experience. This requirement may be waived for graduate assistants, research assistants, and applicants with exceptional academic records.

Documents required to apply for the King Fahd University Scholarship

Ensure that you have scanned copies of the following mandatory documents in the PDF file. Each file can be up to a maximum of 2MB.

Mandatory documents:

    A copy of the ID (national identity - Saudi citizens / passport - applicants from outside the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia / residence - residents of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)

Complete official academic records [for PhD degree. Applicants - MS & BS transcript / for major applicants- BS transcript] (transcript should contain the names and grades of all courses taken and must be an official transcript)
Three (3) letters of recommendation from academic referees submitted through the online recommendation system after the online application has been submitted.

Statement of Purpose (one-page essay focusing on your career and research goals at FUPM). Passport size photo with white background (optional for females)
The CV briefly lists your education and work experiences.GMAT (for International MBA applicants).

Note: The application will not be processed at all without the above mandatory documents.

Non-mandatory documents:

Documents not mandatory for online application but required before final admission:

    TOEFL (Minimum 68 for MS and 79 for PhD) or IELTS (Minimum 6.0 for MS and 6.5 for PhDs) (if available)
    GRE score sheet (General) (required for engineering and science programs) [if available]

How to apply for the King Fahd University Scholarship

The entire application process is online. There is an online application form. Complete the online application form and upload all the documents they mentioned above. To serve. Please visit the official website of King Fahd University.